Benefit Football Match

December 1917

Mexborough and Swinton Times December 29, 1917

Benefit Football Match

A benefit football match was played on the Park Road ground on Christmas day, the contending teams being the Conisboro’ Institute and the Lord Nelson, Wath.

After a pleasantly , contested game the Institute team ran out winners by 2-0.

The nett proceeds amounted to £8 3s I will be presented to H Mills, who had been off work through illness for a considerable period, and is at present  an inmate of the Ilkley Convalescent Home.